OLDE TIME ITALIAN FESTIVAL KICKS OFF FRIDAY

The Sons of Italy will bring back the feeling of the ‘Olde World’ with the 6th Annual Wildwood Olde Time Italian Festival on Friday, September 30 and Saturday, October 1 in Fox Park, located on Ocean Avenue between Burk and Montgomery Avenues across from the Wildwoods Convention Center. The free two-day festival celebrates the unique Italian culture with contests, crafts, rides and games for the little ones, authentic Italian cuisine and continuous live entertainment that is sure to please the entire family.

The Olde Time Italian Festival will kick off on Friday at 5 p.m. with the Procession of Saints Mass. FREE live music will begin at 6 p.m. featuring Idea 71, The Accords, 45 RPM, Emil Stuccio, and The Classics.

The fun continues on Saturday at 11 a.m. with a live radio broadcast from FUN 106.7. The free live entertainment will feature Wayne & Jamie and The Aquanets, Idea 71, FM Band, Tre Bella, Tommy Mara and The Crest, and The Duprees. A ‘hands-free’ spaghetti eating contest will also take place starting at 5 p.m.